Blanket Ceremony strengthens culturally safe partnership with 23 BC Health Regulators

Representatives of the regulatory bodies that govern 23 different health professions in BC came together with the First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) to participate in a Blanket Ceremony earlier this month. Led by Elder Leonard George (Səl̓ilwətaɁɬ First Nation), the ceremony was the next step in the partnership journey that began when BC’s health regulators signed onto the Declaration of [...]

By |June 21st, 2017|Categories: CCBC News|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

College contributes $29,850 to the Canadian Chiropractic Guideline Initiative

We are pleased to announce that the Board recently approved contribution of $29,850 to the Canadian Chiropractic Guideline Initiative (CCGI).  The College recognizes the value that CCGI brings to enhancing the knowledge translation process and supporting safer patient care.  This contribution also aligns with the College’s current strategic priority to facilitate better patient outcomes through research.  BC’s chiropractors are encouraged [...]

By |June 20th, 2017|Categories: CCBC News|0 Comments

2017-2018 Registrant Renewal FAQ

By |May 16th, 2017|Categories: CCBC News|0 Comments

BackCareBC Multilingual Public Education Initiative in its Second Season

The College has teamed up with the British Columbia Chiropractic Association once again to launch the BackCare BC multi-lingual public relations campaign.  Now it its second year, this campaign aims to educate the public on the benefits of regulated health care in a language they are most familiar with. The current print and television ads include Punjabi, Chinese, Filipino, and [...]

By |April 15th, 2017|Categories: CCBC News|0 Comments

Reminder about Marketing and Advertising

The College of Chiropractors of British Columbia would like to take this opportunity to remind registrants that all marketing for chiropractic services must be truthful, verifiable, accurate and not misleading.  Registrants are encouraged to review their marketing materials from time to time to ensure compliance with marketing regulations including but not limited to: CCBC Bylaws Section 85 Marketing Professional Conduct [...]

By |March 28th, 2017|Categories: CCBC News|0 Comments

Enhancements to the Radiation Safety Program

The College of Chiropractors of British Columbia has introduced enhanced guidelines and reporting requirements for the operation of radiographic equipment. These include: Amendments to the Bylaws, Section 83(1) Radiation Safety, in force February 17, 2017 Implementation of an X-ray Guideline Implementation of a Fluoroscopy Guideline Reporting Requirements for Radiographic Equipment Going forward, registrants must report any of the following scenarios [...]

By |March 9th, 2017|Categories: CCBC News|Comments Off on Enhancements to the Radiation Safety Program